Archive for September, 2014


Fall 2014 Swap Meet

September 15, 2014


Saturday, October 11th, 2014

LOCATION: The Associated Builders & Contractors Building (Inside)
1604 Elm Hill Pike, Nashville, TN
For Directions to the Swap Meet  Click Here*  (located at the bottom of this page)


It’s Contest Time!

Everyone who attends our 2014 Fall Swap Meet is invited to enter our Contest. Bring something from your own collection to show and share, plus you could win a ribbon, award or prize! Judging is done both by MCVRC officials as well as ballot voting by meet attendees. You can submit one entry per category; our 3 categories will be as follows:

1. TOMBSTONE STYLE RADIO:  Taller than wide cabinet, made of wood, plastic or other material.

2. BAKELITE RADIO:  Any vintage radio in a brown bakelite case.  (Plaskon and catalin are excluded, but may be entered in category 3)

3. OPEN CATEGORY:  Any vintage radio, phonograph, television, recorder, speaker or related item (such as advertising items, signs, etc.)

(Call for details)

SELLERS: Set up Fee $15 which includes 1 table. Additional tables $5 (First come, first served)

CONTACTS: Larry Chambers @ 615-355-2005 or Kelton Trammell 615-962-4310

The Formalities:  Auction transactions are solely the responsibility of the buyer and seller, cash only, and the club charges no fees whatsoever.  All items will be represented as described by their seller and the club assumes no liability for accuracy of descriptions.  Sellers reserve the right to place reserve bids on their items.  Auction details subject to change if necessary due to unforeseen circumstances.  Our main objective is to provide a positive experience for all our swap meet attendees, buyers and sellers.

*Directions to the Swap Meet:

From North of Nashville: From either Interstate 65 or Interstate 24, take Briley Parkway exit east past the Grand Old Opry house and Opry Mills Mall. This will be about 7 or 8 miles. After passing the Opry, go about a mile then turn right on Elm Hill Pike. Go about 1-1/4 miles. Associated Builders Building will be on the right. Park & enter from rear of the building.

From South of Nashville: If on Interstate 65, merge east on Interstate 40 and get off on Briley Parkway. Exit north going toward Opryland or the Grand Ole Opry. Go about a mile ’till you get off to your right on Elm Hill Pike exit, then take a left on Elm Hill Pike. Go about 1-1/4 miles. Associated Builders Building will be on your right. Park & enter from rear of the building.

Location below indicated by red star